Over 30 Pages of Hands-On Resources (17 files) For you to
Print and Use with a Bug and/or Caterpillar Theme. Please see
preview file for more details about items in packet. All PDF
files. I suggest you use these files with Preschool,
Kindergarten, and First Grade. The majority of the files are on a
PreK-Kindergarten level. Graphics are mouse drawn by me or
Microsoft Office. Copyright 2013 by: C. Gallagher
1.) Pocket Chart PiecesPrint out the pieces, cut, and
laminate.Use to re-tell the story as a class. Allow students to
add the pictures of the moon, leaf, sun, and caterpillar to the
chart as you read. Mix up the days of the week and put them back
2.) Roll a Caterpillar GamePrint out one game board for
each player. Print out one set of caterpillar pieces per player.
Students take turns rolling the dice and then selecting the
caterpillar piece they rolled. First person to roll all the
caterpillar pieces wins. After the game, havestudents glue down
the pieces to make a caterpillar to take home.
3.) Caterpillar ApronAll pieces and directions needed to
make the apron seen.Use to retell the story by feeding the
caterpillar the items in the correct order.
4.) Caterpillar Paper Bag PuppetAll pieces and directions
needed to make the puppet seen. Use to retell the story by
feeding the caterpillar the items in the correct order. Have each
student make one by cutting out the pattern and gluing it to a
paper bag. They can take their puppet and story pieces home to
retell the story to a family member.
5.) Sleepy Caterpillar StoryA mini book for your students
to make. They color the pages based on the color word used on the
page. Also, they add a number in the blank after counting the
leaves on the page. Once finished the pages are cut and either
hole punched or stapled to form a little book to take home and
6.) Beginning Sound Match UpAll pieces needed to make a
beginning sounds center. Each caterpillar has two pictures on its
body. Students place the beginning sound next to the picture.
7.) Read and Number Layered BookA book for your students to
make. Students color the pictures and write the number words on
8.) Pattern CardsReady to print pattern cards. Laminate and
use Velcro to attach the missing pieces. Store on a ring.
9.) Rhyme GamePrint out caterpillar game board and the
butterfly cards. Cut out the butterfly cards. Stack butterfly
cards face down. Students take a butterfly card and look at the
picture and cover up a picture on the caterpillar card that
rhymes with the picture on their butterfly card.
10.) Counting Review Student fills in missing numbers and
counts the objects and writes the number.
11.) Butterfly GlyphMaterials and directions to make
Butterfly Glyphs. Includes patterns and legend.
12.) Ladybug Ending SoundLetter mat with matching pictures.
Student places picture on top of correct ending sound. 2 write
the ending sound printables.
13.) Bug Graph Students cut and glue bugs onto a graph.
Students answer questions about their finished graph.
14.) Caterpillar TraceTrace the dotted line to take the
caterpillar to a healthy snack.
15) Lady Bug Adding Student count dots to make a math
addition problem .
16.) How Many Ladybugs Pocket Chart Students count the
ladybugs on each leaf and match it to the correct number.
17.) Sort by Color, Count, TraceStudents cut out bugs, sort
them by color, write how many in the circle, and trace the color
word. To reuse with small groups, laminate and use a dry erase
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